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Elections to 58 Rajya Sabha seats to be held on March 23: Election Commission

The Election Commission said voting will take place from 9am to 4pm on March 23; the last date for filing nominations is March 12.

india Updated: Mar 07, 2018 16:31 IST
Indo Asian News Service, New Delhi
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March 15 is the last date for withdrawal of candidature for Rajya Sabha elections. (Sonu Mehta/HT File Photo)

Voting to elect 58 members to the Rajya Sabha from different states will take place on March 23, the Election Commission announced on Wednesday.

The balloting will take place between 9 am and 4 pm.

The last date for filing nominations is March 12.

March 15 is the last date for withdrawal of candidature.

There are 10 vacancies from Uttar Pradesh, six each from Bihar and Maharashtra, five each from Madhya Pradesh and West Bengal, four each from Gujarat and Karnataka, three each from Odisha, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, two from Jharkhand and one each from Haryana, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

First Published: Mar 07, 2018 16:31 IST